Numbers 8:24-26 NIV

24 "This applies to the Levites: Men twenty-five years old or more1 shall come to take part in the work at the Tent of Meeting,2

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25 but at the age of fifty,3 they must retire from their regular service and work no longer.

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26 They may assist their brothers in performing their duties at the Tent of Meeting, but they themselves must not do the work.4 This, then, is how you are to assign the responsibilities of the Levites."

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